5   Matt Grzelcyk
Matt  Grzelcyk


Charlestown, Mass.

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 176



Last Team:
U.S. National Under-18 Team



Regional MOP Rodrigues scores late winner to send BU to Frozen Four


BACK ON TOP: BU Wins Eighth Hockey East Championship

Terriers defeat UMass Lowell, 5-3; Eichel named Tournament MVP


BU Advances to Hockey East Final with 4-1 Win over UNH

Terriers will face UMass Lowell in title game Saturday night


Terriers Sweep Major Hockey East Awards

Eichel named Player & Rookie of the Year; Quinn tabbed as Coach of the Year


Terriers Blank Warriors, 5-0, to Advance to Garden

Hohmann tallies two goals, Eichel records three assists


Inside BU Hockey - Episode 17

Interviews with Coach Quinn, Matt Grzelcyk, Jason Lawrence


Terriers vs. Minnesota Duluth - NCAA Northeast Regional Final (3-28-15)

Photos from the Terriers' 3-2 win vs. Minnesota Duluth in the NCAA Northeast Regional Final. Photo credit: Rich Gagnon


Terriers vs. Yale - NCAA Northeast Regional (3-27-15)

Photos from the Terriers' 3-2 overtime victory over the Bulldogs at the Verizon Wireless Arena in Manchester, N.H.


2015 Hockey East Championship

Photos from the 2015 Hockey East title game


2015 Beanpot Final OT Win vs. Northeastern

Photos from the Terriers' thrilling 4-3 victory over the Huskies for the program's 30th Beanpot. Credit: Steve McLaughlin


Men's Ice Hockey Vs. Harvard - Beanpot (2/3/15)

Photos from the Terriers' 4-3 double-overtime victory over the Crimson. Photo Credit: Jim Pierce

Career Stats Profile

AS A JUNIOR IN 2014-2015
Team Captain ... Hockey East First Team All-Star ... Hockey East All-Tournament Team ... Fourth in the nation in points per game among defensemen (0.97) ... Leads all Hockey East defensemen in points in league play (20), tied for ninth in the league in assists (14), third in power play points (12), fourth in plus-minus (+12) ... Leads all Terrier defensemen in points (36), third on the team in plus-minus (+30) and in assists (26) ... Finished second in points by a defenseman in the Hockey East Tournament with 6 (2g, 4a) and second overall in plus-minus (+8) ... NCAA.com No. 1 Star of the Week (Mar. 3) ... Hockey East Player of the Week (Mar. 2) ... 2015 Beanpot MVP ... Five-time Hockey East Top Performer ... Recorded two assists in an exhibition game against St. Thomas (Oct. 4) ... Picked up an assist in a 5-3 win against No. 3 Boston College (Nov. 7) ... Tallied three assists in a 5-2 win against No. 9 Colgate (Nov. 29) ... Recorded two assists in a 3-3 tie with Union (Jan. 3) ... Assisted on the game-tying goal with three seconds remaining in a 3-3 tie with Wisconsin (Jan. 9) ... Recorded three assists in a 4-3 OT win against No. 6 UMass Lowell (Jan. 18) ... Registered three (1g, 2a) points in a 9-5 win against Massachusetts (Jan. 30) ... Scored a goal in a 6-3 win against UNH (Feb. 13) ... Potted two goals against UNH (Feb. 14) ... Scored two goals, including the overtime-winner, to seal a 4-3 victory in the Beanpot final (Feb. 23) ... Recorded two assists against Northeastern (Feb. 27) ... Picked up a goal and two assists in a 6-1 win at Northeastern (Feb. 28) ... Tallied a goal and an assist in a 2-game sweep of Merrimack in the Hockey East quarterfinals (Mar. 13-14).    


Played in 19 games before suffering a season-ending shoulder injury during a practice in January ... Named an alternate captain for the U.S. World Junior squad ... Recorded a goal and an assist in the Terriers 7-3 victory against Wisconsin (Oct. 19) ... Registered a pair of assists in a 4-1 win against UConn (Nov. 17) ... Scored a goal at Merrimack (Dec. 6) ... Picked up a pair of helpers at Harvard (Jan. 4) ... Scored a goal against Dartmouth (Jan. 8).


Named to 2013 Hockey East All-Rookie Team ... 2013 Hockey East Honorable Mention All-Star ... Appeared in 38 games for the Terriers ... Finished the season leading the team's defensmen in assists, points, and plus-minus ... Recorded a pair of assists in an exhibition game against University of Toronto ... Recorded his first collegiate point with an assist in the home opener against Providence ... Picked up two assists in a 5-2 victory against UMass ... Named the Hockey East Rookie of the Week on Nov. 12 after recording two assists against Merrimack and scoring his first collegiate goal against Boston College ... Recorded assists in back-to-back games at Vermont and against UNH ... Scored the game-winning goal in a 4-2 victory against No. 1 Boston College ... Named the Hockey East Rookie of the Month for November ... Named to the preliminary roster for the World Junior Championships for Team USA ... Had points in back-to-back games (2 assists) in a weekend home-and-home with Providence ... Scored a goal in a 5-4 overtime victory at Maine ... Recorded two assists in the Hockey East playoffs, including one on the game-winning goal against No. 4 Boston College ... Named a Hockey East Top Performer on Dec. 3 after scoring the game-winning goal against No. 1 Boston College ... Semifinalist for the Walter Brown Award, given to the top American-born college hockey player in New England.


Tallied 23 points (3g, 20a) in 60 games with the 2011-12 Under-18 Team ... Played on U18 squad that won fourth consecutive gold medal at the 2012 U18 World Championship in Czech Republic ... Competed with Under-17 Team in 2010-11, totaling 18 points (2g, 16a) in 55 contests ... Member of U18 Team that captured 2011 Four Nations title in Switzerland ... Attended Belmont Hill before joining USNTDP ... Named top defenseman in U16 division at ProAm Hockey's 2009 Midget Fall Classic ... Selected by the Boston Bruins in the third round (85th overall) of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.


Born Jan. 5, 1994 ... Son of Kathleen and John Grzelcyk ... Enrolled in the College of Arts and Sciences, majoring in psychology.


Terriers In the Community

BU student-athletes donate over 4,000 hours of their time each year to non-profit organizations.


Patriot League Network

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Student-Athlete of the Week

Eichel earned Hockey East Tournament MVP honors after scoring four goals in the final two games.